The person who died in a collision this morning has been identified as Michael Jackson of Algonquin Highlands.

OPP say he was travelling westbound on Highway 118 at the Muskoka border when he hit a Moose early this morning. According to police, the car sustained severe damage and was found in the north ditch by someone passing by.

The 69 year old was the only one in the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.